Hey everybody, I’m back from a brief hiatus. (I’ll try not to let that happen again.)
This week’s show features an interview with Simon Toon of The Slam Idol poetry podcast. “It’s a poetry slam for your MP3 player!” Here’s the breakdown of this week’s show:
01:30 Announcing the “Second Sunday” poetry challenge! (more info to come)
04:40 Interview with Simon Toon of “Slam Idol” using Skype
06:30 Are there qualifications to be a poetry podcast host?
08:30 What is the Slam Idol Podcast?
11:10 How Slam Idol began.
14:30 MipoRadio poetry podcast
17:17 How not to promote your podcast
19:20 How to promote your podcast
21:50 PodPoet wherefore art thou??? *Edit – He’s back*
22:45 How to compete in the Slam Idol poetry slam
23:50 Ahh, the lonely world of podcasting
27:20 London’s poetry scene
31:41 Poetry Resource of the Week: 911 Poems (thanks to Robert Parent)